Breaking Barriers to employment for people with learning disabilities

People with learning disabilities are largely excluded from the labour market in Scotland. In this episode, we discuss Breaking Barriers – a programme that supports young Scots with a learning disability into the workplace and offers the chance to study at university. Breaking Barriers is delivered by Strathclyde University, ENABLE Scotland, Scottish Power and STV.

Episode Notes

1:22 What is Breaking Barriers?
10:03 Breaking Barriers graduates share their stories

Fraser of Allander: Rob Watts
Strathclyde Business School: Heather Stenhouse
Breaking Barriers graduates: Michael Higgins, Joe Kingdom and Lewis Cassidy


Knowledge Exchange Associate at the Fraser of Allander Institute